Covid-19 addendum to the safeguarding policy, which details our approach to keeping children safe in the current circumstances.

In addition to our policy frameworks below, during the Covid-19 pandemic, we are following appropriate government guidance in all areas. Please visit in order to view the latest guidance.

All the policies below are valid until at least 31 August 2020.

Accessibility Policy

Anti-Bullying (Pupils) Policy

Anti-Corruption and Bribery Policy (including gifts and hospitality)

Anti-Fraud Policy and Procedure

Attendance (Pupils)

Behaviour Policy (including Rewards, Sanctions and Exclusions Procedures)

Charging and Remissions Policy

Code of Conduct (Governance) Policy

Code of Conduct (Staff) Policy

Complaints Policy and Procedure

Conflicts of Interests Policy

Curriculum Policy

Data Protection Policy

Data Retention and Destruction Policy

Early Years Foundation Stage Policy

Educational Visits and Outdoor Learning

Equal Opportunities (Staff)

Equalities Policy

E-Safety Policy

Ethical Leadership Policy

Financial Regulations

Financial Scheme Of Delegation

Freedom of Information Policy and Publication Scheme

GAG Pooling and Reserves

Governance Scheme of Delegation

Governance Visits Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Policy

Home Academy Agreement

Medical Conditions Policy

Modern Slavery Statement

Privacy Notices

Procurement and Competitive Tendering

Reasonable Force Policy (Use of)

Safeguarding Policy

Safer Recruitment Policy

Special Educational Needs and Disability Policy

Sex and Relationships Education Policy

Social Media Policy

Visitors Policy

Whistleblowing Policy




We are the Admissions Authority for all our academies for further details click on the links below

Applying to join one our academies

We have one Admissions Policy to cover all our academies for

Admissions Policy for 2019/2020 – can be viewed here

Admissions Policy for 2020/2021 – PDF or Word document version

PLEASE NOTE – arrangements for appeals for September 2020 entry have been amended during the Covid-19 pandemic. Please click here to see the relevant amendment to our 2020/21 admissions policy.

Admissions Policy for 2021/2022 – can be viewed here

Adjudication of the OSA in regard to Westbourne Academy September 2019

How to apply

If you would like to apply to one of our academies (Reception, Year, 3, 7 or 12), then please do so via the Local Authority where you live.

Details of the application process can be found by clicking on the appropriate Local Authority below:

Essex County Council
Norfolk County Council
Nottinghamshire County Council
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Stoke-on-Trent City Council
Suffolk County Council
Thurrock Council
Walsall Council
Warwickshire County Council